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Last uploaded: October 9, 2020
Preferred Name

Cocos nucifera

Synonyms

coconut

Cocos nucifera L.

cocos nucifera

coconut palm

Definitions

LanguaL curation note: When indexing the coconut palm fruit (drupe, seed) index both *COCONUT PALM [B1130]* and *FRUIT [C0167]* (or its more precise narrower terms). The coconut palm, *Cocos nucifera*, is a member of the family *Arecaceae* (palm family). It is the only accepted species in the genus *Cocos*. The term coconut can refer to the entire coconut palm, the seed, or the fruit, which is not a botanical nut, but a drupe. The spelling cocoanut is an old-fashioned form of the word.

ID

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_13894

comment

LanguaL curation note: When indexing the coconut palm fruit (drupe, seed) index both *COCONUT PALM [B1130]* and *FRUIT [C0167]* (or its more precise narrower terms).

alternative term

coconut palm plant

database cross reference

GRIN:11043

ITIS:42451

http://www.langual.org/langual_thesaurus.asp?termid=B1536

MANSFELD:10983

PLANTS:CONU

DPNL 2003:8763

http://eol.org/pages/1091712

definition

The coconut palm, *Cocos nucifera*, is a member of the family *Arecaceae* (palm family). It is the only accepted species in the genus *Cocos*. The term coconut can refer to the entire coconut palm, the seed, or the fruit, which is not a botanical nut, but a drupe. The spelling cocoanut is an old-fashioned form of the word.

definition source

WIKIPEDIA:Cocos_nucifera

has curation status

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/IAO_0000428

has narrow synonym

Cocos nucifera L.

has synonym

coconut

cocos nucifera

hasExactSynonym

coconut palm

imported from

http://langual.org

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ncbitaxon.owl

label

Cocos nucifera

prefixIRI

NCBITaxon:13894

prefLabel

Cocos nucifera

subClassOf

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FOODON_03411286

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCBITaxon_169725

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/FOODON_03411022

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